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The ecological modernisation reader : environmental reform in theory and practice

Author: A P J Mol; David Allan Sonnenfeld; Gert Spaargaren
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Structural environmental reform by industries, governments, NGOs, and others is a worldwide phenomenon and the focus of this definitive collection. It includes a selection of the best published works and debates from a quarter-century of scholarship on ecological modernisation, newly-commissioned review essays and an agenda for research."--BOOK JACKET.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: A P J Mol; David Allan Sonnenfeld; Gert Spaargaren
ISBN: 9780415453707 0415453704 9780415453714 0415453712
OCLC Number: 176946478
Description: xvii, 539 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: Ecological modernisation: three decades of policy, practice and theoretical reflection / Arthur P.J. Mol, Gert Spaargaren and David. A. Sonnenfeld --
Part One Foundations of ecological modernisation theory --
The origins and theoretical foundations of ecological modernisation theory / Arthur P.J. Mol and Martin Janicke --
On ecological and political modernization / Martin Janicke --
Ecological modernization: beyond scarcity and bureaucracy / Martin Janicke --
Sociology, environment, and modernity: ecological modernization as a theory of social change / Gert Spaargaren and Arthur P.J. Mol --
Ecological modernisation as cultural politics / Maarten A. Hajer --
Ecological modernisation, ecological modernities / Peter Christoff --
Ecological modernization as social theory / F.H. Buttel --
Part Two Transformations in environmental governance and participation --
Transformations in environmental governance and participation / Dana R. Fisher, Oliver Fritsch, and Mikael Skou Andersen --
New approaches to environmental governance / Martin janicke and Helge Jorgens --
Environment and participation in a context of ecological modernization / Jan P.M. van Tatenhove and Pieter Leroy --
Democratic ethics and ecological modernization / George A. Gonzalez --
Ecological modernization, risk society, and the green state / John S. Dryzek [and others] --
Part Three Greening lifecycles and lifestyles --
Greening lifecycles and lifestyles: sociotechnical innovations in consumption and production as core concerns of ecological modernisation theory / Gert Spaargaren and Maurie J. Cohen --
Environmental policy and industrial innovation: integrating environment and economy through ecological modernisation / Joseph Murphy and Andrew Gouldson --
Ecological modernization of industrial businesses / Kris ban Koppen ad Arthur P.J. Mol --
Sustainable consumption: a theoretical and environmetal policy perspective / Gert Spaargaren --
Upstreaming environmental action / Joseph Huber --
Environmental reform in Asian and other emerging economies --
Ecological modernisation in Asian and other emerging economies / David A. Sonnenfeld and Michael T. Rock --
Contradictions of ecological modernisation: pulp and paper manufacturing in South-East Asia / David A. Sonnenfeld --
Why ecological modernization and sustainable development should not be conflated / Oluf Langhelle --
Integrating environmental and economic policy making in China and Taiwan / Michael T. Rock --
Environmental management for industrial zones in Vietnam / Tran Thi My Dieu [and others] --
Environment and modernity in transitional China: frontiers of ecological modernization / Arthur P.J. Mol --
Shifts within ecological modernization in South Africa: deliberation, innovation and institutional opportunities / Catherine Oelofse [and others] --
Ecological modernisation: assessment, critical debates, and future directions / Gert Spaargaren, Arthur P.J. Mol, and David A. Sonnenfeld.
Responsibility: edited by Arthur P.J. Mol, David A. Sonnenfeld and Gert Spaargaren.

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